Specialist Community Nurse

Dover, Kent, England
CT16 2HL
Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS Foundation Trust £ 40.057 - 45.839 Per year Full time Save This Job
Pay
£ 40.057 - 45.839 Per year
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
24 Nov 2021
Closes
23 Dec 2021

Job Description

Job overview

We have an exciting opportunity within Dover CMHT working as a Specialist Community Nurse providing guidance and support to the team around clinical decision making on a day to day basis.

The post holder will be responsible for providing clinical nursing supervision within the team. The post holder will provide specialist mental health advice and support clinical decisions to nursing staff and the wider Multi-Disciplinary Team (MDT). They will provide a holistic, autonomous clinical care and maintain communication with other professionals and agencies through regular informal and formal meetings. These meetings will include a review of patients within the locality with mental health problems.

The post holder will oversee the Red Board meetings and duty work.

This post will also lead the way for the team in making changes to working practices along with the Operational Team Managers to move towards The Community Mental Health Framework using a transitional model in preparation for moving forward through Apply.

Main duties of the job

To oversee the clinical governance of both depot and clozapine clinics which are facilitated by band 5/6 nurses and providing clinical supervision

To take the lead on the daily RED board meetings; assisting with clinical decision making for those patients who are experiencing an increased need for support.

To oversee Duty work supported by the OTMs and also assisting in clinical decision making in the weekly MDT meetings, attending daily screening meetings, monthly clinical risk forums and generally supporting clinicians with Tribunal reports and complex cases.

Assist the Operational Team Managers in facilitating and developing the care pathways within CMHTs.

This post may also carry a small caseload of 10 client.

If this sounds like your next role to further expand your clinical expertise then we would like to hear from you.

Working for our organisation

Come and work with us in the Garden of England where we combine exceptional professional development opportunities with a tremendous quality of life.

We are Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust (KMPT), providing mental health, learning disability and specialist services, serving 1.8 million people across the county.

The Trust (rated Good overall by the CQC and Outstanding for care) has 3,283 staff working in 66 buildings across 33 locations, covering an area of 1,450 square miles.

You will be joining friendly, passionate colleagues, rich in their diversity, who are committed to providing excellent care to our service users and their loved ones.

The nature of our work attracts kindness and compassion as standard and everyone from our cleaners and porters to the chief executive and chairman are recognised as playing a vital role in providing an exemplary service.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities
Act as a role model for colleagues and others in relation to professional and personal conduct and practice.

Ensure implementation of agreed standards of nursing care.

Ensure each Service User/patient has a defined individual care programme to meet their needs.

Ensure all policies and procedures relevant to the role are implemented and complied with.

Ensure that regard is given to dignity, choice, self-esteem and well-being of service users and carers.

Use nursing interventions in a variety of settings to engage with Service Users and using community resources where possible.

Ensure that agenda for social inclusion is reflected in interventions offered and implemented.

Discharge professional responsibilities under Kent & Medway NHS & Social Care Trust Child Protection and Safeguarding Adults procedures, the Mental Health Act 1983, the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and other relevant legislation.

Use the Trust's IT system as and when appropriate.

Collate evidence of own CPD and ensure junior staff do likewise through the supervision process.

Feed into the supervision process when necessary to highlight areas of poor practice and support staff to improve areas of concerns.

Continue to comply with the Nursing and Midwifery Council and ensure the Guidelines on accountability, confidentiality and administration of medication and other Guidelines that may apply from time to time are adhered to.

Responsible for a defined complex caseload within the Team. Using specialist Mental Health knowledge and skills, carry out individual nursing assessment, plan and formulate and evaluate packages of care.

Undertake the task of lead HCP, organise CPA review meetings, discharge planning meetings involving Service Users and their carers and other professionals/agencies, attend inpatient reviews and act as Service User advocate if n

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Job Details

Specialist Community Nurse

Dover, Kent, Englandd Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Pay
£ 40.057 - 45.839 Per year
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Hours
Full time
Posted
24 Nov 2021
Type
Permanent
Closes
23 Dec 2021

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